NCAA Roundup: 3 alums take weekly honours

It was a quiet week in the NCAA with only three conferences handing out weekly awards, but a BCHL alum was still honoured in each one. Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week Nick Hutchison – Senior – Canisius College (Salmon Arm Silverbacks) Hutchison tallied six points on three goals and three assists in helping lead […]

5 BCHL alums earns NCAA POW honours

Photo credit: Russ Hons/UND Athletics (Scheel), CA Hill Photo (Risteau) The college hockey season is underway across the NCAA and BCHL alums are already being recognized for their play early in the season as five former players from the league were named Players of the Week in their conference. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week […]

Schiavon commits to Yale

It’s been quite a week for Surrey Eagles defenceman Cody Schiavon. Last Friday he was named the Eagles captain for the 2019-20 season and this week he announced his commitment to the Yale University Bulldogs for the 2020-21 season. Schiavon made his BCHL debut with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks as an affiliate in the 2016-17 […]

Surrey’s Smith commits to Quinnipiac

After being acquired midseason, Surrey Eagles defenceman Jeremy Smith saw his offensive game takeoff with his new team. He scored 20 points in 27 games with the Eagles and ended up tied for the team lead in scoring. This surge in production did not go unnoticed as Smith has announced his commitment to the Quinnipiac […]

8 alums named ECAC All-Stars

ECAC Hockey announced their year-end all-stars this week and eight former BCHL players made the cut. Here is a quick recap of all the alums selected. Andrew Shortridge (Junior, G) – Quinnipiac University – First-Team All-Star Shortridge put together by far his best college season in his junior year, posting league-best numbers with a .944 […]

Teves inks deal with Canucks

Merritt Centennials grad Josh Teves just wrapped up his senior season at Princeton University in heartbreaking fashion after a 6-5 triple-overtime loss eliminated the Tigers in the first round of the ECAC Hockey playoffs. Although that’s a tough way to end any season, Teves was feeling a lot better Tuesday as he was one of […]

4 alums take NCAA monthly awards

Four BCHL alums earned February monthly awards in the NCAA this week. St. Cloud State forward and former Penticton Vee Patrick Newell took home the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Player of the Month award, Coquitlam Express alum Adam Rockwood earned Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Forward of the Month for Northern Michigan, Bentley goalie […]

Leyh heading to Quinnipiac

Langley Rivermen standout Ethan Leyh recently turned heads for Team Canada West at the World Junior A Challenge, including NCAA scouts who took in the tournament, because less than a week after winning bronze in Bonnyville, Alta., Leyh announced his commitment to the Quinnipiac University Bobcats. The 17-year-old from Port Moody, B.C. leads the Rivermen […]

Cocca headed to Brown

Merritt Centennials forward Bradley Cocca is currently enjoying a breakout year in his second BCHL season. He is leading the way for one of the highest-scoring teams in the league and can now add another accomplishment to his resume as he has announced his commitment to the Brown University Bears for the 2019-20 season. Cocca […]

Gosselin commits to Clarkson

Merritt Centennials forward Mathieu Gosselin has been flying high so far this season with 14 goals and 20 assists in 30 games, already eclipsing his total of 33 points from last year. He’s had multiple points in nine contests this year, including two separate four-point efforts and also earned BCHL Player of the Week honours […]